In 2011, Apple became the first company to place artificial intelligence in the pockets of millions of consumers when it launched the voice assistant Siri on the...The Washington Post From ACM Opinion | June 6, 2017
"Nothing that you will learn in the course of your studies will be of the slightest possible use to you," the Oxford philosophy professor John Alexander Smith told...The New Yorker From ACM Opinion | June 5, 2017
Twenty years ago IBM's Deep Blue computer stunned the world by becoming the first machine to beat a reigning world chess champion in a six-game match.
Scientific American From ACM Opinion | June 2, 2017
Japan's scientific might is in danger of decline. The country's sluggish science and technology budget is making it difficult to secure talent, and research facilities...The Japan News From ACM Opinion | May 30, 2017
Our mobile phones can reveal a lot about ourselves: where we live and work; who our family, friends and acquaintances are; how (and even what) we communicate with...The Conversation From ACM Opinion | May 30, 2017
Science funding is intended to support the production of new knowledge and ideas that develop new technologies, improve medical treatments and strengthen the economy...The Conversation From ACM Opinion | May 25, 2017
Evaluating the influence of broadening participation efforts on students, faculty, organizations, and the computing education infrastructure.
Leslie Goodyear, Gary Silverstein, Linda P. Thurston From Communications of the ACM | June 1, 2017
Artificial intelligence is not just creeping into our personal lives and workplaces — it's also beginning to appear in the doctor's office. AI raises profound questions...Quartz From ACM Opinion | May 24, 2017